Proposed rule would require additional training for employees and new safety requirements for motor carriers and facilities.
A record of the communications that includes the time of the call and location of the hazmat shipment may be kept by either the driver or the company.
Special permits allow a company to ship a hazardous material in a manner that varies from the regulations.
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